Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for ActionScript skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ActionScript over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Adobe ActionScript
England > South East
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 357 381 391
Rank change year-on-year +24 +10 -42
Contract jobs citing ActionScript 14 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.084% 0.024% 0.036%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.24% 0.068% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 6
South East median daily rate £350 £419 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.42% +15.52% +38.10%
10th Percentile £313 £263 £313
90th Percentile £538 £603 £420
England median daily rate £350 £414 £375
% change year-on-year -15.41% +10.33% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
South East median hourly rate - - £30.00
England median hourly rate - - £30.00

ActionScript is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 5878 5919 6769
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 35.20% 35.36% 34.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 3663 3624 4208
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £263
90th Percentile £550 £538 £500
England median daily rate £455 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +7.06% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 167 220 248
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £18.50 £14.42 £15.00
90th Percentile £51.75 £53.75 £50.00
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.23
% change year-on-year +6.67% +0.74% +24.08%

ActionScript
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing ActionScript as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for ActionScript in the South East

ActionScript
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing ActionScript in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for ActionScript in the South East

ActionScript
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ActionScript in the South East over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ActionScript in the South East

ActionScript
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing ActionScript in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for ActionScript in the South East

ActionScript
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ActionScript within the South East region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Thames Valley +2 11 £350 -39.13% 1
Buckinghamshire -22 9 £325 -43.48%
Surrey -18 2 £450 +63.64% 1
Oxfordshire - 2 £525 -
Middlesex - 1 £130 -
ActionScript
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ActionScript also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for ActionScript.

1 12 (85.71%) ActionScript 2.0
2 11 (78.57%) Java
2 11 (78.57%) IBM
2 11 (78.57%) RosettaNet
3 10 (71.43%) SMTP
3 10 (71.43%) HTTP
3 10 (71.43%) SQL
3 10 (71.43%) XML
3 10 (71.43%) EDI
4 9 (64.29%) XML Schema
4 9 (64.29%) B2B
4 9 (64.29%) SSL
4 9 (64.29%) FTP
4 9 (64.29%) EAI
4 9 (64.29%) ebXML
4 9 (64.29%) Internet
4 9 (64.29%) WebSphere MQ
4 9 (64.29%) webMethods
4 9 (64.29%) cXML
4 9 (64.29%) WebSphere
4 9 (64.29%) Data Security
4 9 (64.29%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (64.29%) ActionScript 3.0
4 9 (64.29%) DataPower
4 9 (64.29%) High Availability
4 9 (64.29%) API Development
5 4 (28.57%) CSS
5 4 (28.57%) HTML
6 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
6 3 (21.43%) Microsoft

ActionScript
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (64.29%) WebSphere
2 1 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Adobe Captivate
1 1 (7.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (7.14%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (7.14%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (14.29%) Bluemix
1 2 (14.29%) IBM Cloud
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (14.29%) SaaS
1 2 (14.29%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 10 (71.43%) HTTP
1 10 (71.43%) SMTP
2 9 (64.29%) FTP
2 9 (64.29%) Internet
2 9 (64.29%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Big Data
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Cloud Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Chief Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Chief Technical Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Designer
4 1 (7.14%) EAI Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Flash Designer
4 1 (7.14%) Flash Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (7.14%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (7.14%) HTML CSS Developer
4 1 (7.14%) HTML Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Integration Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) SaaS Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Web Developer
4 1 (7.14%) WebSphere Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) EDI
1 10 (71.43%) XML
2 9 (64.29%) cXML
2 9 (64.29%) ebXML
2 9 (64.29%) WebSphere MQ
2 9 (64.29%) XML Schema
3 4 (28.57%) CSS
3 4 (28.57%) HTML
4 3 (21.43%) EDIFACT
5 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
5 2 (14.29%) CSS3
5 2 (14.29%) Flash
5 2 (14.29%) HTML5
5 2 (14.29%) jQuery
5 2 (14.29%) Node.js
5 2 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (14.29%) Web Services
6 1 (7.14%) JMS
6 1 (7.14%) WCF
6 1 (7.14%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (64.29%) DataPower
1 9 (64.29%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (14.29%) Animation
2 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.14%) Clustering
3 1 (7.14%) e-Learning
3 1 (7.14%) Graphic Design
3 1 (7.14%) SCORM
3 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) API Development
1 9 (64.29%) B2B
1 9 (64.29%) Data Security
1 9 (64.29%) EAI
1 9 (64.29%) High Availability
2 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (14.29%) Analytics
2 2 (14.29%) Big Data Analytics
2 2 (14.29%) Continuous Deployment
2 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (14.29%) Data Analytics
2 2 (14.29%) DevOps
2 2 (14.29%) Machine Learning
2 2 (14.29%) Microservices
2 2 (14.29%) Scrum
2 2 (14.29%) SOA
2 2 (14.29%) Software Architecture
3 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
3 1 (7.14%) Web Design
3 1 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) ActionScript 2.0
2 11 (78.57%) Java
3 10 (71.43%) SQL
4 9 (64.29%) ActionScript 3.0
5 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
6 1 (7.14%) C#
6 1 (7.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (78.57%) RosettaNet
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) IBM
2 9 (64.29%) webMethods
3 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.14%) Adobe
4 1 (7.14%) SAP